69804 : Microsoft Office PICT Image Converter Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2010-12-14

Description

Microsoft Office is prone to an overflow condition. The PICT import filter suffers from an integer truncation error resulting in a heap-based overflow. With a specially crafted PICT image, a context-dependent attacker can potentially execute arbitrary code.

Classification

Location: Local / Remote, Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Microsoft has released a patch to address this vulnerability. Check the vendor advisory or solution in the references section.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Office
XP SP3
2003 SP3
2007 SP2
2010
Converter Pack
Works
9

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2010-12-17 | Disagree?

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